UPDATE: Victim identified in 8 vehicle accident on I-75 Wednesday
MIDDLETOWN — UPDATE (11/26):
The victim has been identified in the crash on Wednesday involving eight vehicles including a box truck.
Luke Tenney, 39, of Cincinnati was operating a 2020 Dodge Charger.
Eight other victims were transported to local hospitals.
The initial crash investigation revealed that all eight vehicles were travelling southbound on I-75 near the State Route 122 Middletown exit.
INITIAL REPORT (11/25):
One person is dead after a eight-vehicle accident on I-75 south Wednesday night in Middletown.
Six others were injured, some critically, according to a Ohio State Highway Patrol spokesperson.
The highway was shut down for hours, with the right lane reopening last night. The highway reopened overnight.
The identity of the deceased has not been released.